The KETEK Protection Grid is a mechanical protection for the fragile SDD window. It is a rigid mesh made of carbon that can be customized in its dimensions. By mounting the KETEK Protection Grid in an instrument the SDD window can be protected from mechanical damage.
Made of Carbon therefore no fluorescence lines
Open area 75%
Thickness 0.5 mm
Withstands a static stress up to 50 N
Customized shapes available on request
Figure 1: Exemplary dimensions of a KETEK Protection Grid.